Two arrested on drugs, firearms charges

Two people – one man and male youth – were arrested on Tuesday and face several charges. On June 20 at approximately 5:30 a.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of Pictou County District RCMP and the RCMP Emergency Response Team, executed a search warrant at a residence on West...

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RCMP searches home, seizes prescription pills and marijuana

Frankville, Antigonish County – Quantities of marijuana and prescription pills were seized from a home on March 9 after the RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU) of Antigonish/Guysborough County searched a home in Frankville. The same home was searched Wednesday by RCMP, and quantities of marijuana and prescription pills were seized at that time as...

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Marijuana, tobacco seized from Pictou residence

PICTOU – A quantity of marijuana and illegal tobacco was seized Tuesday, March 7, from a local residence. At approximately 4 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the Pictou District RCMP, executed a search warrant at a residence on Haliburton Road, where the drugs and tobacco were found....

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County residents charged with trafficking

TATAMAGOUCHE – Two people from Pictou County were charged with drug trafficking following a traffic stop in Tatamagouche. At approximately 9:30 p.m. Friday, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the RCMP, initiated a traffic stop on Highway #6, Tatamagouche.  As a result, police seized a quantity of methamphetamine and...

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Police seize marijuana after search of residence

STELLARTON – A quantity of marijuana was seized Tuesday after a residence on Riverbank Street was searched. At approximately 2 p.m. yesterday, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of Stellarton Police Service, executed a search warrant at the residence and seized a quantity of cannabis marijuana. Subsequently, police arrested a...

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Illegal drugs seized from New Glasgow residence

NEW GLASGOW –  A quantity of illegal drugs was seized early this morning at a home Forbes Street. At approximately 5 a.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of New Glasgow Regional Police, executed a search warrant at the residence.  As a result, police seized a quantity of cocaine, methamphetamine and cannabis...

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Drugs seized in New Glasgow residence

NEW GLASGOW – Police arrested several individuals after a search warrant turned up illegal drugs in a Temperance Street residence. As a result of an ongoing investigation, Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of New Glasgow Regional Police, arrested two men and one male youth for several offences under the Controlled...

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